Juvederm is an injectable filler that includes hyaluronic acid, a natural complex sugar that reinforces skin elasticity, providing a smooth and flexible appearance. It is biocompatible, supplementing the body’s natural hyaluronic acid, which age has diminished.
The Juvederm procedure will take less than half an hour total. Juvederm XC consists of Lidocaine, an anesthetic, which keeps discomfort to a minimum. For included comfort, patients might ask for a topical numbing cream or local anesthetic. Once the consultation and anesthesia have actually been finished, the wrinkle-reducing filler will be used with an extremely small needle, simply above the underlying muscle and bone tissue.
Juvederm can be found in 3 unique formulas; each designed to fulfill a wide range of client needs. A variation in viscosity (thickness) will permit the specific filler to successfully deal with fine lines, deep creases, or renew facial volume. One of the dangers with utilizing this item is unintentional injection into a blood vessel, and while uncommon, the complications can be serious and may be long-term. These problems, which have been reported for facial injections, can include vision abnormalities, loss of sight, stroke, short-lived scabs, or long-term scarring. Juvederm is available in two densities: Juvederm Ultra is used for fine lines, and lip improvement. Juvederm Ultra Plus is better for much deeper lines and folds. Swelling might take place at the treatment site if laser treatment, chemical peeling, or other dermal treatment is performed after Juvederm treatment.
Juvederm is a smooth gel that is extremely effective in filling deep lines in between the eyebrows (glabella location). In the Williams Rejuva Center this treatment is done, by our Cosmetic Nurse Specialists, as a 2 step process. Throughout the first session we will administer BOTOX ® Cosmetic to the glabella in order to unwind the muscles which in time have triggered the line( s). Two weeks later on the client will return for their second Juvederm lip injections Las Vegas session, when the Nurse will administer Juvederm to the glabella area. We have actually discovered that this process not just permits clients to accomplish a better outcome, but that result has the tendency to last longer when BOTOX ® Cosemtic is used continously to keep the location relaxed, helping prevent future lines from deepening or forming.
Some Juvederm XC items also consist of the local anesthetic lidocaine for a more comfortable injection. Juvederm Ultra XC and Juvederm Ultra Plus XC both include 0.3% preservative-free lidocaine and numb the treatment location within seconds. The Juvederm Ultra Plus items consist of more highly cross-linked formulas for volumizing and correction of much deeper wrinkles and folds.
Juvederm is fairly priced and can be afforded on any budget. The arise from Juvederm can last as much as a year, or longer, making the injectable among the most cost-effective visual treatments offered today. Juvederm is utilized to replace lost facial volume and improve the appearance of static wrinkles: those that happen due to a loss of skin elasticity. Dynamic wrinkles, caused by repeated muscle movements, are best treated with Botox Cosmetic, Dysport, or Xeomin. Juvederm is injected straight into the target area, using an extremely small needle. If an extra anesthetic will be used, this will be used about 20-30 minutes prior to treatment. To report a side effect with JUVÉDERM ® XC, JUVÉDERM ® Ultra XC, JUVÉDERM VOLUMA ® XC, or JUVÉDERM VOLBELLA ® XC, please call Allergan at 1-800-433-8871. Above pictures are examples of achievable outcomes with Juvederm ® and not real clients of Dr. Wolfeld.